Senior Financial Analyst

Accounting & Finance
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Posted on October 26, 2023

Do you have complex large company experience coupled with ambition and curiosity? Do you have solid FP&A experience, clear and concise communication skills and proven business partnering experience? If so, we’d like to hear from you.
Join one of BC’s largest employers offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Do
A leading organization in healthcare is seeking an experienced and bright Senior Financial Analyst to join their growing team. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most knowledgeable staff in the healthcare industry.

While working for this results and value-driven company, you will be part of a steadily growing and successful financial operations team making an impact throughout the province of British Columbia. The organization has a strong sense of integrity and consistently put patients first. 

Vancouver, BC and transit accessible. 

 Responsibilities of the Role: 

  • Implement strategic decisions by providing analysis, advice, and recommendations

  • Develop annual budgets and business plans

  • Provide financial leadership, strategic direction, assessment, and reporting on the fiscal performance, including resource use, expenditure patterns, budgetary targets and KPI’s.

  • Prepare periodic and year-end financial reports and forecasts including a written variance analysis for operational management and Senior Leadership.

  • Demonstrate financial leadership by monitoring, interpreting, and reporting on the fiscal performance of departments and programs

  • Develop and present KPI’s and key business drivers impacting operations.

  • Work closely with operational management to develop operating budgets and monthly forecasts; ensuring accuracy, completeness and compliance.

  • Use financial acumen to support strategic decision-making by providing advice and recommendations based on sound financial analysis. Undertake special projects as needed to address program requirements.

  • Play a key role in ensuring the long-term financial viability and credibility of the organization by ensuring the data used in analysis is accurate.

  • As part of the period close process, reviewing completeness and accuracy of information prior to the close of each period.

Requirements for the Role:

  • Professional accounting designation (CGA, CMA, CA) with a bachelor’s degree in business administration or a similar field as well as 4+ years of progressive FP&A experience.

  • Recent experience relating to budgeting, business planning, and finance

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a knack for relationship management

  • Strong computer skills (Excel pivot tables and analyzing data) and financial application skills

  • Exceptional analytical skills with the ability to comprehend complex data

How Much:
Our client offers a competitive base salary in addition to 4 weeks' vacation, defined pension, a robust benefits package, and MSP coverage for employee and family. 

When & How to Apply:
Swim Recruiting will be screening and shortlisting on behalf of our client and presenting suitable candidates directly to the hiring team for review. If you already have a Recruiter at SWIM, please reach out soon. If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' and send us your resume (preferably in MS Word format as it works best with SWIM’s internal systems). Thank you!